How to Deadhead Hydrangeas

Growing hydrangeas in Utah

Are the blooms on your hydrangea shrubs fading or turning brown? No need to worry – this is simply a sign that it’s time to remove the flowers, a process called deadheading. Wh ...

6 Utah Shrubs that Are Spectacular in August

Utah shrubs that thrive in the summer

Plant the right shrubs, and your northern Utah property will be the envy of your neighbors. In August, everyone is outside enjoying the warm air and sunshine, and a bright, colorfu ...

Garden Center Tips for Gorgeous Hanging Baskets

Your favorite local garden center, Millcreek Gardens, has a wide selection of beautiful hanging baskets that can bring color and life to your northern Utah landscape. But, you can ...

How to Create a Lattice Outdoor Plant Hanger

A lattice outdoor plant hanger, mounted on a sunny garden or patio wall, adds a charming touch – and it makes for a great place to grow herbs, succulents or annual flowers. Creat ...

Why a Local Garden Center Is the Best Place to Buy Plants

If you’re ready to buy new indoor or outdoor plants, head to a local garden center. Sure, you can get plants from a big box store – and going that route might save you a few bu ...